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    Clashes kill 22 in India as court convicts guru of rape

    Agence France-Presse. Panchkula | Updated at 08:51pm on August 25, 2017

    At least 22 people were killed Friday when clashes broke out in northern India after a court convicted a controversial religious leader of raping two...

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    India imposes curfew as ‘godman’ faces rape verdict

    Reuters | Updated at 12:36pm on August 25, 2017

    A northern Indian town imposed a curfew and ordered thousands of followers of a self-styled ‘godman’ to home as he headed to court on Friday...

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    China slams Indian road project on border

    Agence France-presse . Beijing | Updated at 12:53am on August 25, 2017

    China slammed India Thursday over a report that it plans to build a road in territory disputed between the two countries, after weeks of tension...

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    India’s top court says privacy is a fundamental right

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:05am on August 25, 2017

    India’s Supreme Court ruled Thursday that citizens have a constitutional right to privacy, a landmark decision that could jeopardise a government programme with biometric data...

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    Indian railways chief steps down after deadly crashes

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 01:11am on August 24, 2017

    The head of India’s railways has quit after a series of deadly accidents on the crumbling network, an official said Wednesday...

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    India welcomes Trump commitment to Afghanistan

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:56am on August 24, 2017

    India welcomed president Donald Trump’s plan to increase US engagement in Afghanistan on Tuesday, saying it shares Washington’s concerns about a safe haven for terrorists...

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    74 injured as train derails in Uttar Pradesh

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 02:40pm on August 23, 2017

    At least 74 people were injured after a train derailed in Uttar Pradesh, the second train accident in the northern Indian state in the last...

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    Rebooting India-Nepal ties

    | Updated at 12:05am on August 23, 2017

    NEPAL is run by a revolving door of political leaders who have weakened the polity and economy over the years, but who did battle the...

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    Indo-Bangla jt group of customs meeting begins in Dhaka today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:50pm on August 22, 2017

    A two-day joint group of customs meeting between Bangladesh and India starts today in Dhaka aiming to improve climate of border trade and infrastructure at...

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    BPC moves to import diesel from India at high premium

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:17pm on August 22, 2017

    Energy division has sought approval from the cabinet committee on national purchase to import 22,000 tonnes of diesel from Shiliguri in India at more than...